Prior to joining Gen2, Mr. Heffner was a partner/chief investment officer and founder of Ajia Partners. The Ajia Partners Asian Opportunity Fund has consistently been ranked by Eurekahedge among the best performing funds in 2008, 2007, 2006 and 2005. Mr. Heffner manages assets on behalf of BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank, Kleinwort Benson, Royal Bank of Canada, Middle East Pension Fund and major family offices in HK and Brazil. He was previously an Associate Director with Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in New York and Hong Kong and has 15 years of 5 investment experience in Hong Kong. Mr. Heffner obtained his MBA from Columbia Business School and graduated with Honors in Asian Studies from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. Mr. Heffner is the president of Columbia University Alumni Association Hong Kong.